Deepak Sambhara, M.D.
Posted by ecwadmin on April 22, 2019
Dr. Sambhara received his Bachelor of Arts in Biological Basis of Behavior at the renowned Ivy League school, University of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia, PA in 2008. He earned his M.D from the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Peoria, IL in 2014 and finished his internship at Banner University Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ the following year. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency at the Penn State Eye Center in Hershey, PA in 2018.
After residency, Dr. Sambhara spent an additional year of training at Duke Eye Center in Durham, NC, where he completed a fellowship in medical retina and diseases of the vitreous cavity. There, he was trained in cutting edge angiographic techniques for diagnosing and managing retinal vascular diseases, and was exposed to novel drug design research for Age Related Macular Degeneration.
In addition to scoring in the top 10% of the country on his board exams, Dr. Sambhara has received research funding and travel grants to present at many national meetings, including ARVO and ASCRS, and is an active member of AAO and ASRS. Dr. Sambhara joined the clinic in 2019.